Pope Valley Winery-Cabernet Sauvignon-Eakle Ranch-Napa Valley-California-2006-$15.99-A nose of dark fruit and spice, dark purple in color. A full bodied and smooth Cab, with blackberry, cassis, herbs, and a chocolate spice finish. A easy drinking Cab, a very good QPR. NR CR-89 Good with meats, chicken, pasta.
Zepaltas Wines-Pinot Noir-La Cruz Vineyard-Sonoma Coast-California-2008-$29.88-A nose of berries and spice, medium amber in color. A medium bodied Pinot, with cherries, plum, some cola and spice on finish, solid. WS-88 CR-90 Good with seafood, cheeses, salads.